18 Dec 2012
Dim sum on the menu for bond investors
Global investors welcome China’s efforts in opening the renminbi (RMB) bond market, including the development of dim sum bonds.
14 Dec 2012
China Flash PMI at 14-month high
China’s manufacturing industry grew at its fastest rate for 14 months, according to HSBC’s Flash Purchasing Managers’ Index for December 2012.
11 Dec 2012
On the money: RMB steps up the pace
According to Co-Head of HSBC Global Markets Spencer Lake, regulatory changes concerning the renminbi are significant in its internationalisation.
11 Dec 2012
Middle East and Mexico maximise potential, PMIs show
HSBC’s Purchasing Managers’ Index for November shows boost in manufacturing in the Middle East, while Mexican firms report greater demand.
10 Dec 2012
China: land of opportunity
CEO of HSBC China Helen Wong expects China's economic success story to continue, mirrored by a rise in the importance of its currency, the RMB.
3 Dec 2012
Chinese manufacturers enjoy uplift
HSBC’s China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index for December 2012 suggests that China’s economy is recovering after recent headwinds.
30 Nov 2012
Week in China: Generational change
China Mobile has been investing billions of dollars in TD-LTE 4G technology. The government announced that 4G licences may be granted within the year.
23 Nov 2012
Week in China: Tasty investment
Pepsi invests in R&D in China, reflecting a broader trend of generating new product ideas for the Chinese market within China itself.
22 Nov 2012
Chinese manufacturing returns to growth
The HSBC Flash Purchasing Managers’ Index for November 2012 shows that China’s manufacturing industry hits a 13-month high.
20 Nov 2012
Asia's business dynasties face generational challenge
The challenges facing Asia’s business dynasties as the region’s corporate patriarchs ignore the issue of succession planning.